November 16, 2016


'K-Stop' Podcast: SHINee, T-ara, Astro, and BIGBANG TOP's Military News

Welcome to K-Stop, Fuse's K-pop podcast and the No. 1 destination for fun, insightful commentary on the biggest K-pop news, music, issues, and beyond.

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Every Wednesday, we'll deliver you a fresh episode where hosts Jeff Benjamin and Tina Xu will not only dish on the latest in the scene, but also respond to the topics that are important to you and the K-pop community at large. Check out all the music and artists we talk about in our Episode 41 YouTube playlist and read on for more on this week's topics:

This week we discuss...

-SHINee's new single "Tell Me What to Do," off the repackaged version of their 1 of 1 album
-The seasonal, wintry single "Tiamo" from T-ara 
-"Confession," the new single from rising rookie boy band Astro

Plus in our Deep Cuts section, we discuss the news that TOP has officially announced details of his upcoming mandatory military service for South Korean men meaning he will enlist within the next three months and what this means for BIGBANG and K-pop in general. As always, we'll count down the K-pop songs shaking up the U.S. iTunes charts, respond to listener comments and give you insider tea you can't find anywhere else. 

What Was Your Favorite K-Pop Release From Episode 41?

SHINee, 'Tell Me What to Do'
T-ara, 'Tiamo'
Astro, 'Confession'
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Listen now and be sure to subscribe and listen on iTunes. Got thoughts on the episode or what you want to hear on the show next week? Chat with Jeff and Tina on Twitter or join the conversation using the #KStop hashtag!

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Listen to last week's episode featuring discussion on B.A.P, MAMAMOO, Hyolyn, the 2016 MAMA Awards, and more: